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Malignant lesion on the adrenal gland

Case Study
Philips CT Clinical Science Philips Healthcare • USA

Clinical history

This patient was referred to the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center for an abdomen CT scan to evaluate a malignant lesion on the adrenal gland. The technologist used the IQon Spectral CT system to perform the exam.

Image scan parameters

  • 8.6 mGy CTDIvol
  • 330 mGy × cm DLP
  • 5 mSv (k=0.015)* effective dose 

* AAPM Technical Report 96

Clinical significance

The IQon Spectral CT system provides the ability to determine therapy response through contrast enhancement in lesions. In the above case, Spectral Tumor Tracking showed the adrenal gland and complex lesion.

* The IQon Spectral CT is not yet CE Marked. Not available for sale in all regions.

** Results from case studies are not predictive of results in other cases. Results in other cases may vary.


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